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What are the harmful side-effects of Antioxidants

Patient: What are the adverse effects of antioxidants?

 

 

Doctor: Though antioxidants have many potential beneficial effects, high dosages of antioxidants can cause potential damage. The y may interact with the absorption of minerals and nutrients and many long terms side effects that are still being studied. It is advisable to take the anti-oxidants at levels stated in the RDA.

 


 

 
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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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